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A very slight change in our habits is sufficient to destroy our sense of our daily reality, and the reality of the world about us; the moment we pass out of our habits we lose all sense of permanency and routine
George Moore
Develop a built-in bullshit detector.
Ernest Hemingway
Every sense hath been o'erstrung, and each frail fibre of the brain sent forth her thoughts all wild and wide
Lord Byron
Good sense is of all things in the world the most equally distributed, for everybody thinks he is so well supplied with it, that even those most difficult to please in all other matters never desire more of it than they already possess.
Rene Descartes
Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs.
Christopher Morley
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
Galileo Galilei
It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes will take care of themselves.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.
Oscar Wilde
Of all things, good sense is the most fairly distributed: everyone thinks he is so well supplied with it that even those who are the hardest to satisfy in every other respect never desire more of it than they already have.
Rene Descartes
Once conform, once do what others do because they do it, and a kind of lethargy steals over all the finer senses of the soul.
Michel de Montaigne
Poverty may be the mother of crime, but lack of good sense is the father
Jean de la Bruyere
The sanitary and mechanical age we are now entering makes up for the mercy it grants to our sense of smell by the ferocity with which it assails our sense of hearing
Havelock Ellis
The voice of life in me cannot reach the ear of life in you; but let us talk that we may not feel lonely.
Kahlil Gibran
Where sense is wanting, everything is wanting.
Benjamin Franklin
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